# Physics I Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition

• ISBN-10: 1118825799
• ISBN-13: 9781118825792
• DDC: 530.076
• Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
• 512 Pages | eBook
• Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
• This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

### Overview

Physics I Workbook for Dummies, 2nd Edition, gets the ball rolling with a brief overview of the nuts and bolts (i.e., converting measures, applying math skills to physics problems, etc.) before getting into the nitty-gritty. Complete answer explanations are included for all problems so readers can see where they went wrong (or right). Whether as a companion to Physics I For Dummies, 2nd Edition,or on its own, Physics Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition,is an excellent practice supplement for students enrolled in introductory physics courses.

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Contents at a Glance.
1: Introduction.
2: Getting Started with Physics.
3: Reviewing Physics Basics.
4: The Big Three: Displacement, Velocity, and Acceleration.
5: Vectors: Knowing Where You're Headed.
6: May the Forces Be with You.
7: Applying Force.
8: Working with Inclined Planes.
9: Round and Round: Circular Motion.
10: Being Energetic: Work.
11: Working the Physics Way.
12: Getting Things to Move: Momentum and Kinetic Energy.
13: Winding It Up: Rotational Motion and Torque.
14: Getting Dizzy with Rotational Dynamics.
15: Simple Harmonic Motion.
16: Obeying the Laws of Thermodynamics.
17: You're Getting Warm: Thermodynamics.
18: Under Pressure: From Solid to Liquid to Gas.
19: All about Heat and Work.
20: Zap: Electricity.
21: Static Electricity: Electrons at Rest.
22: Electrons in Motion: Circuits.
23: The Part of Tens.
24: Ten Common Mistakes People Make When Solving Problems.
25: Ten Online Physics Tutorials and Resources.
Index.
Other Backmatter.